Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities

‘Luxor: The Sphinx Avenue’ to be an annual event

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:28 GMT

This decision comes within the framework of the ministry's strategy to organize a variety of touristic events and activities throughout the year.

Official guests of Egypt amazed by National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 02:25 GMT

The museum received delegations from about 42 countries participating in the Egypt International Exhibition for Military and Defense Industries "EDEX 2021".

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities hosts delegation of famed TV presenters from Baltic countries

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 02:23 GMT

During the visit, the delegation photographed the tourist sites in Luxor and Aswan and recorded video clips of the Egyptian tourist destinations.

French Ambassador to Egypt Marc Baréty tours National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 12:59 GMT

Baréty was received by CEO of the Museum Authority Ahmed Ghoneim and Executive Vice President of the Museum Authority for Management and Operation Firouz Fikri.

Egypt wins best digital promotional campaign on social media platforms in Russia

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 01:06 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities launched this campaign to promote Egypt as a tourist destination in the Russian market during the past two months.

“The Sphinx Avenue” grand ceremony aims to convert Luxor into an open museum

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:21 GMT

The giant project of restoring Al-Kebbash Road {Rams Road} will turn Luxor into an open museum, since the road connects the Karnak Temples in the north with Luxor Temple in the south.

Luxor’s Corniche Road closed, intensive security measures taken prior to ‘Luxor – The Sphinx Avenue’ legendary event

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 10:49 GMT

Currently, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, as well as the concerned authorities and organizers of the ceremony are conducting the last rehearsals.

First phase of operation of electronic payment systems in Luxor’s archaeological sites launches

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 01:14 GMT

This comes within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities' strategy for a comprehensive digital transformation of archaeological sites and museums.

Huge turnout of visitors to “Ramses & The Gold of The Pharaohs” exhibition in Houston Museum of Natural Sciences

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 01:09 GMT

Some 8000 tickets were booked and sold in the first hours of the exhibition’s opening day.

Few days separate the world from Luxor’s ‘The Sphinx Avenue’ grand event on Nov. 25

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 02:44 GMT

It is considered the largest archaeological event similar to the Pharaohs’ Golden Parade.

Egypt lands 2nd place as one of best diving destinations in the world from Dive Magazine UK

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 12:45 GMT

Competing with 108 different destinations, Egypt was able to achieve the higher number of votes.

Website of Egyptian Museum in Tahrir launches

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:29 GMT

On the occasion of the 119th anniversary of the founding of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities launched the museum's website.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities attends launching ceremony of latest publications on history of Egyptian fashion

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 12:43 GMT

The evening was attended by a group of ambassadors, university professors, writers, media professionals and public figures.

Mohammad Ali Palace in Shubra to be officially re-opened soon

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 12:13 GMT

The palace witnessed rigorous restoration works in the past few months.

Grand Egyptian Museum receives 68 ancient artifacts

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The 68 artifacts include 16 pieces from the treasures of the Golden King Tutankhamun.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities inspects development works in Luxor

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 12:49 GMT

Enani and Governor of Luxor Mustafa Elham, inspected the ongoing development work in the streets and squares surrounding the Luxor and Karnak temples.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities inaugurates 'Glorified Souls: Honoring Ancestors in Egypt through the Ages' exhibition in Egyptian Museum

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 12:50 GMT

The exhibition aims to shed light on the veneration customs in Egypt through different historical eras.

Polish artist Izabela Uchman’s art exhibition ‘Caryatides 2021’ launches on Nov. 18

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 12:47 GMT

Izabela Uchman is a Polish artist who specializes in micro-restoration.

Multinational tourist delegation visits Assiut Governorate

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 12:31 GMT

During their trip to the Upper Egyptian city, the tourists enjoyed the most important archaeological monuments in Assiut.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities inaugurates Egypt’s Pottery Village on Nov. 6

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 01:37 GMT

Enani was accompanied by Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawy, Minister of Trade and Industry Nevin Gamea and Governor of Cairo Khaled Abdel-Aal.